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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Tobacco Use--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,092 5,670 44.3 42.8-45.8 6,422 55.7 54.2-57.2
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,568 4,843 42.6 41.1-44.1 5,725 57.4 55.9-58.9
No 1,491 813 51.9 47.7-56.1 678 48.1 43.9-52.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 202 98 38.5 29.9-48.0 104 61.5 52.0-70.1
Recommended Range 3,748 1,730 43.9 41.1-46.7 2,018 56.1 53.3-58.9
Overweight 4,256 2,068 46.7 44.2-49.2 2,188 53.3 50.8-55.8
Obese 3,285 1,541 43.6 40.9-46.4 1,744 56.4 53.6-59.1
History of CVD**
Yes 1,594 941 62.1 58.6-65.4 653 37.9 34.6-41.4
No 10,375 4,661 42.4 40.8-44.0 5,714 57.6 56.0-59.2
Binge Drinker
No 10,959 4,958 41.6 40.1-43.1 6,001 58.4 56.9-59.9
Yes 939 595 62.5 57.6-67.2 344 37.5 32.8-42.4
Heavy Drinker
No 11,434 5,226 42.9 41.4-44.4 6,208 57.1 55.6-58.6
Yes 397 295 74.1 67.0-80.1 102 25.9 19.9-33.0
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,395 787 55.3 50.9-59.6 608 44.7 40.4-49.1
No 10,406 4,750 42.6 41.1-44.2 5,656 57.4 55.8-58.9
Current Asthma
Yes 1,016 565 51.8 46.7-56.9 451 48.2 43.1-53.3
No 11,009 5,059 43.5 42.0-45.1 5,950 56.5 54.9-58.0
Diabetes
Yes 1,693 879 52.0 48.5-55.5 814 48.0 44.5-51.5
No 10,264 4,733 43.4 41.8-45.0 5,531 56.6 55.0-58.2
Disability
Yes 4,544 2,494 56.2 53.8-58.5 2,050 43.8 41.5-46.2
No 7,047 2,965 39.1 37.3-41.0 4,082 60.9 59.0-62.7

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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